For deposit-taking institutions, including full banks, wholesale banks, merchant banks and finance companies.
MAS regulates financial institutions in the banking, capital markets, insurance and payments sectors. View the regulations and licensing requirements for your sector.
Technological innovation and advancement are rapidly transforming the financial sector. The success of the digital transformation in the financial sector is underpinned by the safety and soundness of these technologies. Find out MAS’ strategies and guidance for financial institutions to achieve cyber resilience.
MAS is the integrated regulator and supervisor of financial institutions in Singapore.
MAS establishes rules for financial institutions which are implemented through legislation, regulations, directions and notices. Guidelines have also been formulated to encourage best practices among financial institutions. Combined with close supervision, these instruments help MAS achieve the outcome of a sound and progressive financial services sector.
These Guidelines provide greater clarity on what constitutes the provision of financial advisory service under the Financial Advisers Act by setting out a two-stage test. The first stage involves determining whether the activity in question amounts to providing financial advice. The second stage involves determining whether the person is carrying on a business in such activity.
This consultation sets out MAS’ proposed notices and guidelines applicable to entities regulated under the Payment Services Act 2019, to effect the objectives of the Act.
This consultation sets out MAS's proposed amendments to the Code on Collective Investment Schemes to provide Singapore’s REITs with more flexibility to manage their capital structure and to streamline the fundraising process for REITs.
Form for registered fund management companies to notify MAS prior to their cessation of business in fund management.
Sets out MAS’ supervisory expectations of financial institutions’ (“FIs”) controls to address the misuse of legal persons risks and typologies observed.